One Plus 5T – A 6-inch Masterpiece

One Plus 5T – It’s Plus-sized All rounder

One Plus 5T is an awesome flagship smartphone from Chinese makers – One Plus. Getting its launch in November 2017, the smartphone has gained popularity in the tech ecosystem.

The special thing about this device is its unique combo of features even though its OEM isn’t amidst the big guns in the smartphone industry. Well, this mobile itself is a big gun!

Now, it’s time to dive into the One Plus 5T phone and check out the weapons in its arsenal.

One Plus 5T KEY SPECS 

  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • SIM: Dual Nano SIM
  • Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
  • OS: Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS
  • Screen: 6-inch Optic AMOLED capacitive display 1080 x 2160 pixels (401 PPI)
  • Storage: 64 GB / 128 GB Storage
  • Camera:  Dual 16 MP (f/1.7 aperture, dual tone dual-LED flash) plus 20 MP (f/1.7 aperture) rear camera and 16 MP (f/2.0 aperture) front camera
  • Processor:  Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC (Octa-core 2.45 GHz Kryo Processor) with 6 GB / 8 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3.3 Ah Li-Ion battery
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Design X Display

One Plus 5T

Aluminium alloy frame is the body material One Plus 5T utilizes to make its arrival. Smoothly furnished at the rear while glass occurs at the front, the device expresses flashy in its design. The glass at its fore heavily guards the smartphone’s display screen if the smartphone falls. As you must have guessed, it’s the Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

Yes, the device’s slimness is guaranteed by its 7.3 mm thickness. More so, it’s weight that pegs 162 g gives the mobile a portable feel. Midnight Black, Lava Red and Sandstone White are the color iterations which this phone revels in.

For tight security, the fingerprint sensor is available although it is mounted at the rear below the dual camera setup.

Juicy media content is displayed on the mammoth 6 inches AMOLED screen of this device. Even more, its 18:9 aspect ratio presents more room for display gusto. The crispness and sharpness of the display is defined by the intriguing 1080 x 1920 pixels and 401 PPI.

Performance X Software

One Plus 5T

One Plus 5T

As a flagship killer, One Plus 5T’s operating center is the outstanding Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. Packed within this chipset is an Octa-core Kryo CPU that clocks at a peak speed of 2.45 GHz. Magic happens on this smartphone due to this superb chipset and assistance from the integrated 6 GB RAM. Interestingly, there’s an 8 GB RAM variant of this smartphone.

What oversees the graphics on this tech piece is the Qualcomm Adreno 540 GPU. The software pulling strings on the device is the Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS with an upgradeable capacity to Android Oreo OS.

Storing of files like music and movies on the mobile is a whole lot easy thanks to the 64 GB internal storage on board. There’s also the 128 GB variant that serves this same purpose. However, a MicroSD slot didn’t see the light of the day on the device.


One Plus 5T

Not only photography was settled in this segment, as security also got a fair share of the cake. Well, that’s thanks to the Face ID technology that makes it out with the 16 MP front camera on the One Plus 5T.

The rear camera setup, on the other hand utilizes dual cameras of 16 MP and 20 MP sensors. Both cameras adjust light intensity using f/1.7 apertures. Nonetheless, in low light conditions, a dual-LED flash is supported to brighten up the scene.


What serves the running juice of this One Plus 5T smartphone is a non-removable Li-Poly 3.3 Ah battery. This mobile’s battery charges quickly due to the Dash Charge technology present on the mobile.


  • Operating System: Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC ( Octa-core 2.45 GHz Kryo CPU)
  • GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 540
  • Colours: Midnight Black, Lava Red, Sandstone White
  • Dimensions: 156.1 x 75 x 7.3 mm
  • Weight: 172 g
  • RAM Storage: 6 GB /8 GB RAM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM, Dual Standby


  • Display: Optic AMOLED 6 inches display
  • Resolution: 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Pixel Density: 401 PPI
  • Screen-to-body Ratio: 80%
  • Aspect Ratio: 18:9
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5


  • Rear Camera (primary): Dual 16 MP plus 20 MP dual-LED tone dual-LED Flash
  • Rear Camera Top Features: Autofocus, f/1.7 aperture, HDR, Panorama, Face detection
  • Video Resolution: 1080p
  • Front Camera (secondary): 16 MP Camera
  • Front Camera Top Features: f/2.0 aperture


  • Internal Storage: 64 GB / 128 GB
  • Memory Card Support: No

Network Support   

  • 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: 850 / 2100MHz
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: Band 1 (2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)

Internet & Connectivity

  • EDGE: Yes
  • GPRS: Yes
  • HSPA+: No
  • 3G: Yes
  • 4G: Yes, up to 600 Mbps
  • WLAN: Yes
  • Wi-Fi and Hotspot: Yes
  • Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0
  • USB Port: Yes, Type-C USB
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared Blaster: No


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes


  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes
  • Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
  • Loudspeaker: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes
  • Maps: Google Maps

Phone Control

  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Pedometer: No
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (rear-mounted)
  • Voice Control: Yes, Google Voice Control

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: No
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes


  • Battery: 3.3 Ah battery
  • Type: Non-removable Li-Poly
  • Quick Charging: Yes (Dash Charge, 5V/4A)


Unsurprisingly, One Plus 5T is available across several online platforms in the country. Its 6 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage variant costs around NGN 199,500 while the 8 GB RAM and 128 GB ROM iteration costs NGN 240,000.

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